Social Worker in De Soto, Kansas - Part-Time & School-Based

  • De Soto, KS
  • Schools - Social Worker
  • 13 days ago

Social Worker
Location: De Soto, KS
Duration: ASAP through May 23, 2024
Schedule: Part-Time, 20 hours per week (Flexible AM or PM, approximately 4 hours per day)
We are seeking a dedicated Social Worker for a part-time position in De Soto, KS. The role involves working in a specialized classroom for behavior with 5-6 elementary-aged students. The Social Worker will provide daily 1-1 or small group instruction and reinforcement in social-emotional skills and behavior regulation. This position requires collaboration with the special education teacher, attendance at team meetings, and the ability to support trauma-sensitive practices.

  • Provide daily 1-1 or small group instruction and reinforcement in social-emotional skills and behavior regulation
  • Offer direct social work counseling services
  • Conduct daily triage/check-ins with students
  • Reinforce proactive and positive intervention strategies
  • Collaborate with the special education teacher on IEP goals and Behavior Intervention Plan
  • Use progress monitoring data to make recommendations for adjustments to social-emotional and behavioral instruction
  • Support trauma-sensitive practices in daily instruction and interactions
  • Use Behavior Management Strategies to prevent, intervene, and de-escalate crisis behaviors
  • Provide support to increase student independence in the classroom during academic instruction
  • Attend monthly multidisciplinary team collaboration meetings
  • Attend weekly team meetings with paraprofessional staff
  • Complete district-provided Crisis Prevention and Intervention training


  • State licensure as a Masters Level Social Worker (LMSW)
  • Master of Social Work (MSW) degree from a CSWE accredited social work program
  • Experience in a school setting is preferred


  • Medical, dental, and vision insurance package options
  • Retirement planning options, including company matching 401k
  • Advisory team assistance from school-based professionals
  • W2 employee status
  • Dedicated representative for assignment advocacy
  • Access to explore other job opportunities
  • Competitive hourly rate based on experience, caseload, credentials, and interview
  • Travel assistance offered if eligible

Contact Information:

  • Contact: Brittany Mohundro
  • Phone: 470-299-1186
  • Email: Click here

If you are a qualified Social Worker with experience in a school setting and are interested in this part-time opportunity, please contact Brittany Mohundro using the provided contact information.
Brittany Mohundro, 470-299-1186

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